Box art for Shaft's Big Score

Shaft's Big Score

action & adventure, drama


You can't say the mob wasn't warned about John Shaft. "He's a bad dude," a numbers racketeer cautions them.

Rotten Tomatoes® scores

  • Critic Score
    70%
  • Audience Score
    49%

movie reviews from Rotten Tomatoes®

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    70%
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  • Audience

    49%

Audience Reviews

3 stars

The story is simpler, and the soundtrack (by the director instead of Isaac Hayes) isn't a patch on the original but for his second outing, Shaft still keeps all his charm and his snappy comebacks, as he handles the bad guys, dodgy cops and swooning women. Very entertaining, I liked it.

- lesleyanorton, Monday, September 21, 2009